The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover

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  • NC-17
  • Genre(s): Drama Crime
  • Release year: 1989
  • Running time: 125 min
Art house director Greenaway, serves up a feast for the eyes and ears, but not for the stomach. Sado-masochism, political symbolism, opera, gangsters & maggots are just a few items on the menu. Satire of depraved goings-on in an elite restaurant.

Art house director Greenaway, serves up a feast for the eyes and ears, but not for the stomach. Sado-masochism, political symbolism, opera, gangsters & maggots are just a few items on the menu. Satire of depraved goings-on in an elite restaurant.

Original Release

10/13/1989

US Release

04/06/1990

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Cast

Alan Howard Michael
Ciaran Hinds Cory
Helen Mirren Georgina Spica / Georgina
Michael Gambon Albert Spica / Albert
Richard Bohringer Richard Borst / Richard
Tim Roth Mitchel
Gary Olsen Spangler
Ewan Stewart Harris
Roger Ashton-Griffiths Turpin
Ron Cook Mews
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Peter Greenaway

Writers

Peter Greenaway

Cast

Producers

Editors

John Wilson

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